Oneida County NY Information


Oneida County Subdivisions

Oneida County NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 239,236
Daytime Population: Workers 117,804
Daytime Population: Residents 125,648
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 243,452
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 226,248
Population in Familes 176,632
Population in Group Qrtrs 12,988
Population Density2 197
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $50,375
Average Household Income $67,087
Per Capita Income $27,447


Total Housing Units 104,955 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 61,651 (58.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 32,549 (31.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 10,755 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $121,746
Average Home Value $158,060


Total Households 94,200
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 58,324
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.25% 0.14%
Households 0.17% 0.07%
Families -0.02% -0.05%
Median Household Income   0.49%
Per Capita Income   2.13%


Oneida County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oneida County to the other 62 counties and county equivalents in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 16 76th
Population Density # 24 63rd
Diversity Index # 23 65th
Median Household Income # 39 39th
Per Capita Income # 33 48th

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